The anterior ligament of the lateral malleolus
(anterior tibiofibular ligament
, anterior inferior ligament
) is a flat, triangular band of fibers, broader below than above, which extends obliquely downward and lateralward between the adjacent margins of the tibia
, on the front aspect of the syndesmosis
It is in relation, in front, with the Peronaeus tertius, the aponeurosis of the leg, and the integument; behind, with the interosseous ligament; and lies in contact with the cartilage covering the talus.
- - "Anterior inferior tibiofibular ligament"